codimer

noun co·di·mer \ (ˈ)kō¦dīmə(r) \

Definition of codimer

plural -s
:a copolymer formed from two dissimilar molecules (as two olefins); specificallyin petroleum refining :the mixture of hydrocarbons formed by the copolymerization of the butylenes which on hydrogenation yields a mixture of octanes used as a blending agent in aviation gasoline

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Origin and Etymology of codimer

co- + dimer


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